NABERS and CBD 2020 Conference

Working together for a sustainable future

Event Agenda

We have an exciting line up of speakers and presentations for you. From exploring the latest NABERS products and wider industry developments to learning the secrets to success in your sector in our deep-dive masterclasses, hear from some of Australia’s leading sustainable built environment experts on how together we can scale up impact to build a better future.

Please note, our event time has been updated and the event will now be from 10am – 1.30pm (AEST).

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9.50 am

Lobby open

10.00 am

Event starts
Welcome and Housekeeping

MC: Craig Reucassel, host of ABC War on Waste and The Chaser

10.02 am

Acknowledgement of Country

Yvonne Weldon, Chairperson, Metropolitan Local Aboriginal Land Council

10.05 am

Federal Minister Address

The Hon. Angus Taylor MP, Minister for Energy and Emissions Reduction

State Minister Address

The Hon. Matt Kean, Minister for Energy and Environment

10.20 am

Welcome and introduction to NABERS

10.25 am

Introduction to panel: We're better together

Carlos Flores, Director NABERS & Building Sustainability, NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment (DPIE)

10.30 am

PANEL session: Why it takes a village to raise a sustainability nation

  • Alicia Maynard, Chairperson, Better Buildings Partnership
  • Carlos Flores, Director, NABERS
  • Davina Rooney, CEO, Green Building Council of Australia
  • Sabine Schaffer, Managing Partner, Pro-Invest
  • Francesca Muskovic, National Policy Manager, Property Council Australia

11.10 am

Tea break 1

11.20 am

How ratings and disclosure deliver net positive impact

Alistair Sherwin, General Manager, Energy Efficiency Branch, Commonwealth Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources

Includes Question and Answer session

11.40 am

NABERS - measuring to manage in the decade to deliver

Carlos Flores, Director NABERS & Building Sustainability, DPIE

Includes Question and Answer session

12.15 pm

Introduction to deep dive sessions

MC - Craig Reucassel

12.20 pm

Tea break 2

12.30 pm

Deep Dive Sessions

Stream 1: For Assessors Stand up and be counted: shape the future of NABERS with us

  • Monique Alfris, Head of Operations & Standards, NABERS, DPIE
  • Andrew Buchel, Standards Manager, NABERS, DPIE
  • Supratik Ghosh, Lead - NABERS Sector Expansion, NABERS, DPIE

Includes Question and Answer session

Stream 2: For new NABERS users

The secrets to success in your sector
Esther Bailey-  Head of Market Development, NABERS, DPIE

Panel:

  • Craig Reucassel, Facilitator
  • Amy Hogan, Head of Sustainability, Stockland
  • Steve Ford, Head of Sustainability and Energy, GPT
  • Chris Nunn, Head of Sustainability, AMP Capital
  • Melinda Dewsnap, Sustainability Engagement Manager, City of Sydney

Stream 3: For NABERS users – Energy Masterclass

What does the future of NABERS Energy look like?

Corine Mulet, Technical Projects Manager, NABERS, DPIE

Includes Question and Answer session

Stream 4: For NABERS users – Waste Masterclass

Data-led innovation to overcome Australia's waste challenge

Blake Lindley, Senior Sustainability Consultant, Edge Environment

Includes Question and Answer session

Stream 5: For NABERS users - Hotels
Everything you need to know about the NABERS Hotel tool

  • Sara Rathborne, Commercial Sector Lead, NABERS, DPIE
  • Dr Paul Bannister, Director of Innovation, DeltaQ

Includes Question and Answer session

1.15 pm

Reflections on the day

Carlos Flores, Director NABERS & Building Sustainability, DPIE

1.25 pm

Wrap up

MC - Craig Reucassel

1.30 pm

Event close

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Date:
Thursday 16 July 2020
Time:
10.00am – 1.30pm (AEST)
Cost:
Free to attend
RSVP:
By 5.00pm (AEST)
Tuesday 14 July 2020
Location:
Online

Contact us

Have an enquiry? Drop us a line. nabers@environment.nsw.gov.au

NABERS is a national initiative managed by the NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment on behalf of the Federal, State and Territory governments of Australia.